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    HDFC Bank VP murder case: The police version changed overnight

    Mumbai: Even as the police is claiming that 39-year-old banker Siddharth Sanghvi was victim of a robbery that went awry, the buzz until Sunday night was that Shaikh was hired by four people, including a woman, who worked with him. The murder was attributed to workplace jealousy over salary and frequent promotions.

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    Police crack down on sand mafia in Palghar, 100 booked

    Palghar: Police have booked around 100 people and seized 43 trucks for illegal extraction and transportation of sand from the Vaitarna riverbed here in Maharashtra. The action followed a crackdown on members of the sand mafia operating in the district by the rural police on Friday night, police said on Sunday. Raids were carried out in keeping with the orders of courts which have banned extraction of sand from the river using

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    Mumbai: Married woman tutor held in bid to abduct girl engineering student

    Mumbai: A married woman tutor from Mumbai allegedly tried to abduct a 21-year-old woman student of engineering from Indore by claiming that the latter was her “life partner from previous birth”, the police said Sunday. The woman, identified as Veronica Borode alias Kiran (35) was arrested on Saturday night along with Mumbai Police constable Anand Mudhe (35) for helping her, a police official said. Tilak Nagar police station in-charge Swaraj Dabi said

  • Mumbai: Cop dies in hit & run on daughter’s birthday

    Mumbai: A motorcycle-borne traffic constable, Atul Ghagare, attached with Rabale police, was mowed down by an unknown vehicle early on Friday near Taloja. The unidentified accused hit Ghagare who was on his way back to the police station, after attending a traffic jam call, and fled the crime scene.

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    Sohrabuddin fake encounter case: Nephew of Prajapati deposes, reveals police plot

    Mumbai: Kundan Prajapati, nephew of Sohrabuddin’s aide Tulsiram Prajapati, in his deposition mentioned the names of the four police officers who told him they wanted to kill his uncle. Kundan, a key witness, had earlier written a letter stating the reasons for not appearing before the court, in which he had also mentioned he apprehended a threat to his life. In his deposition on Monday, he told S J Sharma, Special Judge

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    Double-murder witness killing: Police teams look for weapon

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) Police deployed two teams of two officers each on National Highway 8 in Palghar district on Thursday to recover the murder weapon used to kill police informer Avinash Solanki, 40, alias Avinash Bali. Investigations have revealed the prime accused Nilesh Shukla, 38, may have disposed of the hammer somewhere along NH8.

  • Woman arrested after power bank she threw explodes at Delhi airport

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police arrested a 55-year-old woman for allegedly creating ruckus after being asked by security personnel at the airport to remove power bank from her baggage, a senior police officer said. The woman allegedly threw the power bank on the floor which triggered a small blast, he said. She was arrested yesterday from the airport and later released on bail. Sources claimed that she is an actress but the police officials was not

  • Bizarre! Mumbai cops demand marker pens to register complaint of 24-year-old civil engineer

    In a shocking incident, police refused to take down 24-year-old civil engineer’s complaint until he bought two pens for them. The 24-year-old youth had gone to Meghwadi police station to file a complaint of his stolen wallet, but the cops didn’t take his complaint and instead was told to buy “two blue marker pens” to note his complaint.

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    Member of Backstreet boys Nick Carter being investigated over sexual assault charges

    Los Angeles: Nick Carter, the 38-year-old member of the Backstreet Boys, is currently being investigated by the Los Angeles (LA) County District Attorney’s Office in connection with alleged charges of sexual assault levelled against him. The Santa Monica Police Department brought the case forward on Tuesday, the LA district attorney’s office told Fox News.

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    Encounter breaks out between police and gang in Delhi, criminal injured

    New Delhi: An encounter broke out in the wee hours of Thursday between police and a criminal of Neeraj Bhanja gang in New Delhi’s Sarai Kale Khan area near Millennium depot. After receiving information via their sources that criminal Saddam Hussein would be crossing the area, the police came into action and the encounter took place at around 5:00 am in the morning.

  • 2 dead including shooter, 14 others injured in Toronto shooting

    Toronto: A gunman, who opened fire at a busy Toronto restaurant strip injuring at least 14 people including a young girl, has been shot dead, Canadian police said. The young girl, who had received critical injuries in the attack in the Danforth and Logan avenues area, on Sunday night has succumbed, the BBC reported.

  • Four held for impersonating in SSC, constable exam: Police

    Jaipur: Special Operations Group (SOG) of Rajasthan police has arrested four persons for impersonating in police constable and Staff Selection Commission (SSC) examinations, a senior official said here today.

  • Ranchi baby Selling Scandal: Police puts out a video of nun confessing to her involvement

    Police have put out a video of a nun confessing her role in the baby selling racket, in the clip Sister Konsalia says one baby was given to adoption for free but the other three infants were sold. The video has been released few days after the Roman Catholic Church spoke in favour of nun at the Missionaries of Charity shelter home in Ranchi who has been arrested for selling four babies.

  • Bhopal: Gwalior police on trail to arrest man for posting objectionable content on social media

    Bhopal: A Gwalior police team left for Jammu to arrest a man who had posted objectionable video on Facebook, on July 9. The police had registered the case against the accused Mohammad Waqar Bhatti resident of Jammu, for promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion, race, place of birth, residence, language, etc, and doing acts prejudicial to maintenance of harmony.